This is why I am firm believer in test and evaluation, specifications, and measurements (e.g., like those performed by audiosciencereview.com). Awareness of our inescapable cognitive bias in making decisions is tantamount to making good decisions. Try as I might, it remains difficult to counter these biases, they are built in to our minds by evolution. They are sometimes easier to identify in listening to other person’s reasoning.
Nice article. This has been posted elsewhere by others but is well worth a read if the subject interests you:
Pearls before swine, I’m afraid.
Yep, these articles don’t seem to recognize that audiophiles are immune to cognitive biases.
Here we go
Yeah Killdozer, I read that one when it came out, great read !
I don’t think I have any cognitive biases.
(killdozer got it)
I’m absolutely positive I don’t